Before being embroiled in corruption scandals, Michel Platini made a career as one of the greatest footballers ever. It was in Italy that he was at his best and his time at Juventus was a legendary period for player and club.
When Fabio Quagliarella moved to Napoli, his hometown club, trophies were expected and dreams were to be fulfilled. When he left, there was anger, but that was never understood fully. This is the story of it all.
Part five looks at nine players across Europe’s top leagues who may have a key role in the upcoming season.
Part one of FC99 is a mix of players from across Europe that have a massive point to prove in the upcoming season.
In October 2018, Juventus’ response to the rape allegations against Cristiano Ronaldo was criticised. The same happened in April 2019, when Moise Kean faced racist abuse.
This is a modern club showing the values of yesteryear and it needs to change.
Prior to his success with Juventus, the Italian national team and Chelsea, Antonio Conte was a journeyman in Italy. This is the story on his roller coaster adventure to the top.
A fiery character that is well-traveled amongst the Italian lower divisions, Max Allegri’s time at Sassuolo and Cagliari shaped his trophy-laden future at AC Milan and Juventus.
As part of a preview series covering Europe’s top leagues, we spoke to John Solano as he shares his thoughts on the upcoming Italian Serie A season.
Italian women’s football has gone through plenty of highs and lows in previous years. We shine light on why there might yet be hope at the end of the tunnel.